Casino Free Philadelphia
The six applicants who are in a spirited competition for a second casino license to be issued in Philadelphia all made their presentations during an all-day hearing on Tuesday before the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board.
Pro and Anti Casino forces in Philadelphia finally have something they agreed on. Both are against a ‘Cash for Gold’ store about to open on Delaware Avenue across from SugarHouse Casino.
Governor Ed Rendell’s appearance on 60 Minutes, last Sunday, inspired a group of casino activists in Philadelphia.
While Philadelphia City Hall adjusts the books, Casino opponents are claiming victory after yesterday’s vote by the Gaming Control Board to strip Foxwoods of Philadelphia’s second casino license.
Citizens conducted a Casino Town Watch at SugarHouse casino. This is the fourth watch organized by Casino-Free Philadelphia.